Emergency Room Malpractice in St. Louis
Have You Been Wronged By a Medical Professional? Call Today!
Millions of Americans place their lives in the hands of ER doctors and
medical staff every year. Yet nearly half of all medical malpractice injuries
are caused by medical professionals in emergency rooms. Hospitals have
a duty to make emergency rooms safe and efficient while minimizing the
risk of errors and potential injury to patients. Hospital staff should
be properly trained and screened regularly. Policies and procedures should
be in place to ensure errors are reduced.
The medical malpractice attorneys at Millikan Wright, LLC are experienced
trial lawyers and are not afraid to take a case to court if that is the
client's desire. We represent a wide variety of emergency room negligence
and malpractice cases, including:
Causes of Emergency Room Negligence
Mistakes made in the emergency room are rarely a single occurrence. In
most cases, emergency room medical malpractice cases indicate a much larger
issue. Emergency room negligence and medical malpractice is usually negligence
on the part of the hospital due to understaffing, overcrowding, outdated
equipment, and unethical policies and procedures, or negligence on the
part of the doctor due to improper training or general fatigue.
No matter what the case of the negligence, no one deserves to suffer for
someone else’s actions, and especially someone whose care they are
intended to be in. If you or a loved one have been harmed or wrongfully
killed due to negligence in the emergency room, you are entitled to recover
compensation to address your medical expenses, pain and suffering, and more.
Compensation For Emergency Room Malpractice
If you or a loved one has been injured or killed as the result of emergency
room malpractice, you may be entitled to compensation. Typical compensation
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Loss of companionship
- Long-term disability
- Long-term care expenses
- Current and future medical bills
- Current and future loss of wages
- Burial expenses
medical malpractice attorneys at Millikan Wright, LLC know exactly what is needed to prove emergency
room negligence and medical malpractice cases.
Our results demonstrate our commitment to our clients seeking financial compensation
for mistakes by doctors and medical professionals. We offer free consultations
to those that have been harmed to speak with a skilled lawyer familiar
with their rights. Get started by calling our office for a free consultation.